Re: 127.0.0.1 not answering to ping, yet other computer can ping me.
On 2010-04-01 12:24, Dotan Cohen wrote:
Adding lo to /etc/network/interfaces fixed the problem.
I'd wonder why there wasn't a lo in the first place...
I broke it trying to force the computer to take a specific IP address.
One of those issues that I decided to learn by doing, rather than
bugging the list about. Only when I got seriously stuck did I waste
the list bandwidth, and even then only with a very specific question.
Don't know about others, but I sure made a lot of stupid mistakes
when I was green.
"History does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak
or the timid." Dwight Eisenhower